A summary of what we consider to be the key building blocks around which a national health policy should be built.
Ian McAuley looks at how a value-based system can resolve public and private divisions in Australia’s health system. He describes the confusion and the grab bag of health proposals that we saw at the last election and outlines the importance… more
Dr Janette Hartz-Karp looks at how deliberation can revitalise our democracy.
Lyndsay Connors Parents with children in non-government schools simply have the same right as their fellow parents and citizens to participate in democratic debate about how governments should allocate tax revenues to education, according to priorities that can be justified… more
Geoff Davies argues that one reason you don’t hear the opportunities for energy efficiency being advocated by mainstream economists is apparently that they are generally very ignorant of such practicalities (as well as of human nature, biology and a few… more
Dr Sally Young, from Melbourne University, wrote this guide to help you find all kinds of information about politics on the internet.
Larry Larcordaire suggests the ABC is again at grave risk of editorial compromise-for-cash.
Larry Larcordaire ABC insider questions the ABC’s ‘independence’.
Tony Moore Suggests that the ABC should build on its best traditions to meet the needs of our diverse society in the digital age.